GPS World Leadership Award for dr. Tom Willems


Dr. Tom Willems, voluntary staff member in the 3D data acquisition group of the Geography Dept., received the ‘GPS World Leadership Awards’ during the ION GNSS+ 2018 conference in Miami. Tom and his team received this award for their contribution to the development of GNSS-receivers for worldwide ionosphere monitoring, enabling many Earth-observing applications ranging from ionospheric scintillation characterization to tectonic movements monitoring.